Intertribal Court of California (ICC) - Tribal court chartered by a consortium of Indian tribes to address legal issues authorized under their collective judicial authorities. ICC is a court of limited jurisdiction authorized by an intertribal governing agreement, exercising jurisdiction over cases involving on reservation housing disputes (eviction cases) and cases involving the welfare of the children of member tribes. The enrolled members of the consortium tribes and other interested parties may also submit cases to the court mediation services for resolution.
California Indian Museum - The California Indian Museum is a project made possible by NIJC to acquire, record, preserve, study, interpret, and exhibit information of the outstanding importance on the history, cultural heritage, and contemporary life of the indigenous people of California. The Museum's goal is to light the way--the spiritual, social, economic, and personal way-- for native people of the Western hemisphere and the Pacific Islands to come together and share.
NativeProf.org - The mission is to link Native students with professors working in their area of interest, to aid Native students in their college search, and to gather statistics on Native professionals working in academia.
The Native American Bar Association - Bar association for Native American lawyers and attorneys interested in federal Indian law.
Lisa Mitten's Native American Sites - Contains a vast amount of Native American links.
The People's Paths: North American & First People's Publications - Contains online publications by and concerning Indian peoples.
National CASA Association - National Court Appointed Special Advocate Association is a nationwide movement of community volunteers who provide legal assistance for abused and neglected children.
California Indian Legal Services - CILS is a non-profit American Indian controlled law firm which provides specialized legal representation to California Indians and Indian tribes. CILS provides free or low-cost representation on certain matters concerning Indian land base, self- determination, and Indian heritage.
Gov't Resources for Native Americans on the Internet - University of Massachusetts Native Resources Website
National American Indian Court Judges Assoc. - Assoc. of Tribal Judges supporting American and Alaska Native Justice Systems - education, information sharing and advocacy
National American Indian Housing Council - Promotes, supports and promotes tribes and tribal housing in their efforts to...
National Congress of American Indians - Forum for consensus-based policy development of membership of over 250 tribal governments
National Indian Child Welfare Assoc. - Dedicated to the well-being of American Indian Families - policy analysis, community development and information exchange
National Native American Law Students Association - Law students association for students interested in Indian law
Native American Network - "Promoting community and unity among Indian nations"
Native American Rights Fund - Provides legal representation and technical assistance to Indian tribes, organizations and individuals nationwide
Native Elder Health Care Resource Center - National resource for older American Indians, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians - emphasis on culturally competent health care
International Indian Treaty Council - Working towards international representation and recognition of Indigenous Peoples self-determination
Administration of Children and Families - American Indian and regional specific program support options. DHHS support for many programs from child welfare, family employment assistance, disabilities, youth intervention and facilitation of tribes, state and federal government programs
Bureau of Indian Affairs - "Responsible for the administration of federal programs for federally recognized Indian tribes..."-Also contains directory of phone numbers and addresses of all Indian tribes.
BIA Law Enforcement Program - "responsible for the overall management of the BIA Law Enforcement Program ..investigation of crimes which occur in Indian Country."
Department of Justice (DOJ) - Has many Native American Programs on Indian tribal courts and law enforcement.
Office of Justice Programs - DOJ's grant making agency has many Native American programs
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention - DOJ's OJJDP program supports state and local community efforts of prevention and intervention programs
Bureau of Justice Assistance - "Supporting criminal justice systems and communities with funding, technical assistance and training."
Office of Justice Programs- Drug Courts (OJP) - Technical assistance, training to alter criminal behavior and drug use - includes grant program
Indian Health Services - Responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives
The American Indian and Alaska Native Affairs Desk - Gives access to info re: funding opportunities and other relevant information
Office of Tribal Justice - Facilitates coordination between departments working on Indian issues and Indian tribal governments with the Dept. of Justice
Dept of Health and Human Services - DHHS has Native American programs as well.
US Dept. of Interior - DOI has many Native American programs
Administration of Native Americans - Promotes social and economic self-sufficiency of American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and other Native Pacific Island Peoples
Dept of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) - Offers programs, assistance and loan programs specifically for Native American tribes, organizations and sometimes individuals
Office of Native American Programs (ONAP) - Native American Housing Program established within HUD
Federal Agency Website Directory - Links to government sites and resources
Office of Victims of Crime - DOJ's Victims of Crime Program includes links to related federal sites
Violence Against Women Office - Practice and model programs, grant program, links to federal laws , regulations, statistical publications, resource links and regional referral links
Native American / Corporate American Business - "Bringing together Native American and Corporate America business communities..."
National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development - Assisting in creating/developing businesses for the Native American community
Tribal Political, Social and Cultural Issues
The Buffalo Post - Buffalo Post, a blog about Native American news and people
American Indian Sports Team Mascots - Action alerts, history and educational resources
The American Indian Movement - Grand governing council homepage
California Native American Heritage Commission - To protect California burial and ceremonial sites
Native American Graves and Repatriation Act - Full text and printable version
California Indian Gaming News - Excellent daily news source for gaming issues and more, national and state news that affects California Indians
California Nations Indian Gaming Association - Information, news and statements from CNIGA. Includes links to recent legislation, legislators and political sites
Index of Native American Gaming Resources on the Web - Index of sites, articles, associations and Indian casino web pages
American Indian Gambling Information Center - Pros and Cons of Indian Gaming.
National Indian Gaming Association - NIGA operates as a clearinghouse and educational, legislative and public policy resource for tribes, policymakers and the public on Indian gaming issues and tribal community development
National Indian Gaming Commission - Federal agency responsible for regulation gaming on Indian lands
National Indian Gaming Regulatory Act - Includes printable version of the text
Native News Links
News From Indian Country - www.indiancountrynews.com
Indian Country Today - www.indiancountry.com
NativeWeb News Digest -http://www.nativeweb.org/news/
The Navajo Times - www.thenavajotimes.com
Native American Public Telecommunications - www.nativecalling.org
Sho-Ban News - www.shobannews.com
Native American Times - www.okit.com
Native Voice Communications - www.nativevoice.org
Indianz.com - www.indianz.com
CA Indian Gaming News - www.pechanga.net
Native Radio Online - www.knba.org
Native News Online - www.nativenewsonline.org
Tribal Codes & Constitution Links
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